{Eco-Tutorial} From Picnic to Pillowcase: Napkins Reinvented

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Does Spring give you that itch for change? Are you aching to give your pad a face-lift? Do IKEA catalogs and the latest issue of Home & Garden fill you with decorator’s lust? Well toss aside those consumerist temptations and grab your nearest needle and thread to redecorate Ecoetsy style! One of the simplest ways [...]

{Eco-Tutorial} Non-Toxic Way To Clean Stainless Steel Pans

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All my pots and pans are stainless steel. I ditched all the non-stick Teflon pans years ago because of PFOA, “perfluorooctanoic acid“. a solvent used to make Teflon coated pans that are toxic to our health. I admit; it took months of getting used to stainless steel pans because, as you can imagine, everything sticks [...]

Delicious Chick Pea Loaf Recipe

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Tonight I was pondering what in the world to fix for supper. I seem to have gotten into somewhat of a rut when it comes to cooking lately and this looks like a delicious way out of that rut.  Next time I go grocery shopping I’ll be buying these ingredients and making this tasty treat. [...]

Amazing Grilled Veggies and Cous Cous

It’s 7:00 PM and I still haven’t eaten dinner. For some reason, after posting this recipe from Tiffany, of Picnic Basket Crafts, I find myself wanting to gnaw on my computer screen! This recipe looks absolutely delicious and, if it EVER stops raining here in NE Ohio, I may “have” to make this for my [...]

{Eco-Tutorial} Making Your Own Duster from Evil Fleece and Velvet

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For today’s tutorial Rain of Re-Maine Wicked shared her tutorial which was borne out of her dislike for specific fabrics. Wondering what to do with your fleece and velvet discards? Read on! I have a love/ hate relationship with fleece and a very volatile relationship with velvet.  I am a notoriously staticky (I know that’s not [...]